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  • 30.08.2011:Fraud detection and protection in mobile network: BSNL has circulated instances of misuse/loss of revenue relating to Mobile reported in BSNL, for corrective action. View circular...

  • 29.08.2011:Withdrawal facility for online exam of mandatory training: BSNL has provided as a one time measure, withdrawal option to officers who have registered for various on-line examinations to be held during September 2011 under Executive Promotion Policy. View orders...

  • 28.08.2011:BSNL adds highest number of new mobile subscribers in July: BSNL has managed to add the highest number of new mobile subscribers, among all GSM service providers, in July with 17,72,670 additions. This is the first time since September 2010, that BSNL has managed to achieve this feat. Market leader Bharti Airtel added 15,10,279 connections while Vodafone Essar managed 14,91,167 connections. View All India figures...

  • 26.08.2011:Transfer and Postings in CAO grade: BSNL has issued orders of transfers and postings in CAO grade. View orders...

  • 25.08.2011:Amendment to orders of Posting of SDE (Telecom) to TERM cell: BSNL has issued amendment to orders posting 12 SDEs (Telecom) to TERM cell.View amendment...

  • 25.08.2011:Telcos under TRAI scanner for hiking mobile tariffs: Telecom regulator Trai has asked leading telecom service providers, including Bharti airtel, Vodafone and Idea, to justify their decision to hike mobile tariffs by up to 20%. (ET)

  • 24.08.2011:Promotion to DGM (T) on adhoc basis: The process for holding DPC for promotion to DGM (T) on adhoc basis is reported to be in progress.

  • 23.08.2011:Review of financial performance (TR) of BSNL by MoC: Minister of Communications & IT Shri Kapil Sibal has reviewed the financial performance (TR) of BSNL for the quarter ending June 2011 and the month ending July 2011.View review note...

  • 23.08.2011:Counting of residency period in respect of Stenographers Grade I & II - Modifications: BSNL has clarified that the benefit of counting of residency period is applicable to those stenographers Grade I and Grade II of BSNL field units who were made PAs w.e.f. 1.1.2004 as a result of restructuring of the cadre..View orders...

  • 19.08.2011:Posting of SDE (Telecom) to TERM cell: BSNL has issued orders posting 12 SDEs (Telecom) to TERM cell.View orders...

  • 17.08.2011:Reliance Communications, Bharti, Idea and MTNL defaulted in making payments to Government: In reply to another question, he mentioned list of 46 telecom companies are yet to pay over Rs 1,366.32 crore interconnect usage charge to state run telecom company BSNL. Read More...

  • 17.08.2011:Trai showcause notices to Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular, Loop Telecom, Reliance Communications and Vodafone for violating MNP rules: The government on Wednesday said telecom regulator Trai has issued showcause notices to Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular, Loop Telecom, Reliance Communications and Vodafone over alleged violation of mobile number portability regulations. "Trai has received complaints from some customers regarding wrong rejection of porting requests by telecom operators. (PTI)

  • 17.08.2011:Enrolment of spouse of working BSNL/DoT employee as DSA: BSNL has issued orders waiving security deposit for enrolment as Direct Selling Agent in case of working BSNL/DoT employee.View orders...

  • 17.08.2011:Partial modification in the results of LDCE for promotion to SDE (E) held on 19.06.2011: BSNL has issued partial modification to the results of LDCE for promotion to SDE (Electrical) held on 19.06.11 on re-processing of OMR sheets of Kerala Circle. View orders...

  • 16.08.2011:Agreement with State Bank of India: BSNL has signed an agreement with State Bank of India for providing house loan and car loan to BSNL employees. View terms and conditions...

  • 12.08.2011:CHQ writes to CMD on Mandatory Training under BSNL Executive Promotion Policy Migration from class room mode to e-mode Genuine problems faced by the Executives: 'We shall be thankful, if our suggestions, which speak out the minds of majority of the Executives, are given positive consideration and suitable orders are issued in the earliest, so as to rally support of the Executives for achieving the paradigm shift in the way we learn and update ourselves.' Read More...

  • 11.08.2011:Month-wise performance report of Circles with reference to same period in the year 2010: BSNL has published the month-wise performance of Circles during April 2011 to July 2011 in comparison with the income during the same period in the year 2010. View report...  View amended Rule 49 of Pension Rules...

  • 11.08.2011:Clarification regarding grant of pension to BSNL absorbees who took VRS on completion of 10 years of qualifying service but less than 20 years: BSNL has circulated DoP&PW clarification vide their ID. no. 4/2/2011-p&pw(D) dated 2.6.2011 that since the linkage of full pension with 33 years of qualifying service has been dispensed with vide oM dated 2.9.2008, thereby any one ritiring in terms of Gentral Civil Services (Pension) Rules , 1972 shall also be eligible for pensionary benefits as per revised rule 49. Revised Rule 49 has no provision for pro-rata pension. Read More...

  • 11.08.2011:BSNL inks multiple tower sharing pacts with private telcos viz. TATA, ETisalat DB, Videocon, Aircel, Airtel and R-comm: 'A section of BSNL Circle Heads, however, believe inking tower sharing pacts is easier said than done, especially since a sizeable number of BSNL towers assets sit on rented premises.'Read More...

  • 10.08.2011:Mobile Number Portability: ' The main reasons for porting out of subscribers from BSNL and MTNL have been reported to be network / coverage issues, tariff issues etc.' Read More...

  • 10.08.2011:Bharti Airtel, Reliance Telecom, Reliance Communications want partial exit from USOF scheme: 'Reliance Communications wants to exit from 4,537 sites out of total of 4,774, while Reliance Telecom wants to quit from 751 out of total 3641 sites. Bharti airtel had sought permission to exit from 81 sites out of 1,174. ' Read More...

  • 09.08.2011:DoT should consider giving quasi-judicial powers to Trai - Sibal: 'Last week, Sibal had asked DoT to evolve guidelines to reduce the element of its discretion while deciding penalty for violation of licence conditions and make the process as scientific as possible. As of now the Department of Telecom (DoT) has been levying maximum penalty of Rs 50 crore for all cases of violations of license conditions.' Read More...

  • 09.08.2011:Transfer orders in DE/AGM grade: BSNL has issued transfer orders in the grade of DE/AGM. View orders...

  • 09.08.2011:Tenure transfers in SDE (Telecom) grade: BSNL has issued tenure transfer orders in SDE (Telecom) grade. View orders...

  • 08.08.2011:ZTE partners with BSNL to spruce up broadband connectivity in India: Under the partnership, ZTE will deploy ultra high-speed ADSL2 + and next generation VDSL2+ broadband devices across BSNL networks in 15 circles. Combined with this project, ZTE will command nearly 45% of BSNL's DSL market-share. This is the third time ZTE has won a DSL project from BSNL. Till date, the Chinese broadband equipment vendor has supplied some 30,000 DSLAMs to BSNL. (ET)

  • 07.08.2011:BSNL, MTNL lose 6.5L subscribers in MNP race: After implementation of mobile number portability (MNP), the number of BSNL subscribers as on June 30, 2011, who have switched over to other operators stood at 9.33 lakh. The subscribers who have switched over from other service providers and came to BSNL stood at 3.49 lakh, resulting in net out go of 5,84,261 customers, Minister of State for Communications and IT Milind Deora said in a written reply to Rajya Sabha. Similarly, MTNL subscribers, who have switched over to other operators at the same period stood at 67,198 and users who have moved in stood at 11,593, resulting in net out go of 55,605 subscribers, he said. (TT)

  • 05.08.2011:Draft Staffing Norms for Executives and Non-executives for different roles across the organisation: Director (HR) letter says 'Changes in the existing norms are necessitated because of advancement in technologies, changes in business process, falling landline subscriber base and outsourcing of some of the activities.' View draft norms...

  • 04.08.2011:Tenure transfers in DE/AGM grade: BSNL has issued transfer orders to those DEs/AGMs who have completed their tenure and substitutes for them. View orders...

  • 04.08.2011:Tenure transfers in SDE (Telecom) grade: BSNL has issued tenure transfer orders in SDE (Telecom) grade. View orders...  View orders...  View orders...

  • 03.08.2011:Unsubscribed caller tunes: 'TRAI has recently issued a direction on 4.7.2011 to all service providers that in all cases of activation of value added service, the service provider has to obtain a confirmation from consumers within 24 hours of activation of value added services through SMS or e-mail or fax or in writing, failing which the value added service shall be de-activated without any cost to the consumer.' Read More...

  • 02.08.2011:Tenure transfers in SDE (Telecom) grade: BSNL has issued transfer orders to those SDEs (T) who have completed their tenure and substitutes for them. View orders...

  • 01.08.2011:Review of Electricity tariff: CHQ had addressed a letter to CMD on 18.03.2011 suggesting various measures for improving revenue and reducing expenditure.View CHQ letter... The top in the list was a proposal on payment of electricity charges on industrial tariff instead of commercial tariff, which 'would result in very huge savings.' BSNL has now written to all Circles to make sure that HT connections fall in 'best tariff consumer category' most suitable to BSNL's interests, which 'would result into huge savings in expenses under the Head "Electricity and Fuel Expenses"'. It may also be seen that action is already underway on the other proposals found in our letter. View circular...

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